BEIJING, Dec. 10 (Xinhua) -- China's urban fixed-asset investment expanded 19.9 percent year on year to 39.13 trillion yuan (6.4 trillion U.S. dollars) in the Jan.-Nov. period, down 0.2 percentage points from the growth rate in the first ten months, the National Bureau of Statistics announced on Tuesday.
China's retail sales growth to top 13 pct
BEIJING, Dec. 9 (Xinhua) -- China's retail sales of consumer goods will grow by more than 13 percent year on year for 2013, an official said Monday.
The growth will be in a range of relatively fast expansion as seen in the past decade, Minister of Commerce Gao Hucheng told Xinhua. Full Story
China's services PMI falls slightly in Nov.: HSBC
BEIJING, Dec. 4 (Xinhua) -- China's service sector expanded steadily in November, with the HSBC China Services purchasing managers' index (PMI) edging down slightly to 52.5 in November from 52.6 in October, banking giant HSBC said Wednesday in a statement. Full story
China's non-manufacturing PMI drops in November
BEIJING, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- The purchasing managers index (PMI) for China's non-manufacturing sector stood at 56 percent in November, down from 56.3 percent for October, according to official data released on Tuesday. Full story